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Ding Sheng He, Michael Bosnos, Frank Marcus: Method and apparatus for monitoring and controlling tissue temperature and lesion formation in radio-frequency ablation procedures. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of The University of Arizona, Antonio R Durando, July 23, 2002: US06423057 (269 worldwide citation)

Impedance and capacitance-related parameters are monitored in the electrical circuit of a tissue-ablation apparatus wherein RF electrical power is administered at predetermined frequencies. Tissue temperature has been found to correlate well with low-frequency impedance, or with the resistive compon ...


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Harrison H Barrett, Eric Clarkson, Donald W Wilson: Coded-aperture system for planar imaging of volumetric sources. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of The University of Arizona, Antonio R Durando, Durando Birdwell & Janke, May 21, 2002: US06392235 (53 worldwide citation)

A coded aperture is placed in proximity of a patient's body and a 2D coded image is acquired in conventional manner. The basic data-acquisition geometry is similar to that used in various coded-aperture systems. According to one aspect of the invention, additional coded images are acquired with ...


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Harrison H Barrett, Daniel G Marks, H Bradford Barber, Joshua D Eskin: Signal processing method for gamma-ray semiconductor sensor. The Arizona Board of Regents on Behalf of the University of Arizona, Antonio R Durando, October 20, 1998: US05825033 (45 worldwide citation)

A CdZnTe detector array with pixel electrodes indium-bump-bonded to a multiplexer readout circuit. The pixel size is selected so as to minimize the effect of hole trapping while ensuring that all interacting electrons deposit their energy in a designated central pixel. The readout is carried out eit ...


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Victor J Huby, Sejin Lim, Wei Yuan: Melanocortin receptor antagonists and agonists. The Arizona Board of Regents on Behalf of the University of Arizona, Yahwak & Associates, April 25, 2000: US06054556 (44 worldwide citation)

Cyclic lactam peptides are disclosed which inhibit at various levels of antagonism the melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R), melanocortin 3 receptor (MC3R), melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R), and Melanocortin 4 receptor (MC5R).


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CHENG DEWEN: Optical see-through free-form head-mounted display. THE ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS ON BEHALF OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, Haun Niels, October 28, 2010: WO/2010/123934 (33 worldwide citation)

A see-through free-form head-mounted display including a wedge-shaped prism-lens having free-form surfaces and low F-number is provided.


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Zdzislaw Salamon, Gordon Tollin, H Angus MacLeod: Coupled plasmon-waveguide resonance spectroscopic device and method for measuring film properties. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Antonio R Durando, November 23, 1999: US05991488 (29 worldwide citation)

A conventional SPR spectroscopic device, consisting of a metallic film used with a prism to provide a surface plasmon wave, is modified by coating the film with a dielectric layer. According to one aspect of the invention, such additional layer of dielectric material functions as an optical amplifie ...


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Daniel C Liebler, Thomas D McClure, Garth Powis: Analysis of differential protein expression. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, April 30, 2002: US06379970 (28 worldwide citation)

A method of detecting peptide fragments of protein(s) that are differentially present in biological samples. The identity of the peptides may be determined and correlated with the protein(s) that are differentially present in the samples.


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Zdzislaw Salamon, Gordon Tollin: Coupled plasmon-waveguide resonance spectroscopic device and method for measuring film properties in the ultraviolet and infrared special ranges. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Antonio R Durando, July 16, 2002: US06421128 (28 worldwide citation)

A metallic (or semiconductor) layer (or layers) is used with either a prism or a grating so as to provide a surface plasmon wave under total reflection conditions of an incident light of predetermined wavelength outside the visible spectrum. The metal layer is selected with a refractive index as sma ...


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Joseph Marion Miller, James Theodore Schwiegerling: Imaging lens and illumination system. The Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, May 23, 2006: US07048379 (27 worldwide citation)

An imaging system and method for imaging an object, where an objective lens directs light to the object, a coupling lens receives light reflected from a surface of the object and transmitted through the objective lens, and focuses the reflected light as an image of the object, and an annular light e ...


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